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Thursday 30 August 1928

1928-08-30

It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Our Dancing Daughters, directed by Harry Beaumont, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Our Dancing Daughters

Directed by: Harry Beaumont

Starring: Joan Crawford, Johnny Mack Brown, Nils Asther

Country: United States

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The Patriot

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Emil Jannings, Lewis Stone, Florence Vidor

Country: United States

The Mysterious Lady

Directed by: Fred Niblo

Starring: Greta Garbo, Conrad Nagel, Gustav von Seyffertitz

Country: United States

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Lilac Time

Directed by: George Fitzmaurice

Starring: Colleen Moore, Gary Cooper, Burr McIntosh

Country: United States

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The Mating Call

Directed by: James Cruze

Starring: Thomas Meighan, Evelyn Brent, Rene Adore

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 30 August 1928 ?

Holidays:
  • International Day of the Disappeared
  • Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
  • Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Wilhelm Wien: German physicist and academic Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1928).
Facts:
  • Jawaharlal Nehru requests independence of India

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 1928?

  • Time: Pundit Frank Richardson Kent, columnist and Vice President of the Baltimore Sun.
  • Science: Science vol. 68 issue 1756
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Richard E. Byrd -- Aug. 20, 1928

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Bridge of San Luis

By: Rey Thornton Wilder

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Swan Song

By: John Galsworth

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The Greene Murder Case

By: S. S. Van Dine

It has long been a source of wonder to me why the leading criminological writers—men like Edmund Lester Pearson, H. B. Irving, Filson Young, Canon Brookes, William Bolitho, and Harold Eaton—have not devoted more space to the Greene tragedy; for ...

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Claire Ambler

By: Booth Tarkington

Garden City, New York published Fiction

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